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Zomerbars for those who like in addition to the well-trodden paths runs

This summer we will look beyond the obvious places, and we choose some of the undeservedly less well-known zomerbars. Do you expect in this selection is not grand chic, unadulterated fun.

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WEST-FLANDERS

Nuba-R – Kortrijk

In a small bush in Kortrijk you will find a warmly decorated bar with a nice assortment of drinks and took care of snacks. The sand and the fenced children’s playground make it a great location for children to take with you.

Trakelweg, Kortrijk

Open from Wednesday 21 June to Sunday 17 september, from 13 to 22 hours.

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Julien Place de la Petanque – Roeselare

Bar Julien extends the case this summer to the Muntplein. With a few petanque lanes, lampjesslingers and a few tables and you’re suddenly in the south of France. There are a variety of workshops, concerts and tastings on the menu, and you can still have a nice food also.

Muntplein, Roeselare

Until 3 september, Wednesday to Sunday and from 12 to 21 hours

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Klokhof Summer Café – Loppem

Do you expect in the Klokhof summer café not to hip cocktails and a large mass of frenzied zomerbargasten a warm welcome at the courtyard of a restored farmhouse and a boerenboterham or a pleasant cup of coffee of his own label. Sociable, honest and pure.

Zeedijkweg 20, Loppem

Every weekday until september 15, open until 19 pm, in fine weather you can sit up to 22 hours.

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EAST-FLANDERS

Pom – Gent

Cider is quite a while in advance and that we will this summer have known. During the Gentse feesten takes over the first cider-only bar of the country’s wine bar noble rot. A good snack food is present.

Steendam 64, Ghent

During the Gentse Feesten, from 14 July to 23 July, open every day from 15:00 to 01:00.

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Motown Zomerbaar – Eeklo

A child of nature with a city as a base? Then you should really just descend on the Motown Zomerbaar, because that’s where you end up in a peaceful green location, without the centre of Eeklo really have to leave. There are chickens, sheep, rabbits, flowers, home-made ice cream, Motown-brandnetellimonade, cocktails and much more. So chill that you can almost forget the way to go.

Neat and 2a, 9900 Eeklo

Until 10 september. Friday from 16 am until at midnight, during the weekend of 14 hours until midnight.

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Gaston – Gent

In Gaston, you can enjoy two months – until 31 August – a slow cocktail, a light lunch or an extensive dinner, with a spectacular view of the city, away from all the hustle and bustle. Also fun: this summer, introduces the summer bar his own gin, of which 75 bottles were produced.

Hurstweg 8, Ghent

From 1 July to 31 August. From Tuesday to Sunday open from noon till evening, on Saturday only in the evening.

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ANTWERP

Comet – Mechelen

Between the Famous voyage and the ring you can to the end of this summer for a culinary responsible summer bar. Between all the food by you find a hole to join in with the numerous activities that are organized, such as beach volleyball, the Mechels kubbkampioenschap or a record fair.

Koningin Astridlaan 132, Mechelen

Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday until 20 August

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BARàBAZ – Basel

You have no city needed to be a lively summer bar, so thought the founders of BARàBAZ. Now already for the third year in a row they will host a weekend-long pop-upcafé where you have a lot more to do than drink and eat only. Yoga in the open air to your eyebrows leave trimming under a weeping willow: that’s all, and often under the guidance of intimate concerts.

Kruibekestraat 2, Basel

From 12 to 14 August

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Lit/Bottom – Antwerp

In Antwerp teeming with zomerbars, so choices are difficult to make. If you, however, all is not so ‘off’, and we can make a visit to Burns/Bottom recommend. On a forgotten spot of green on the South, the initiators have a place made directed at the casual gathering of local residents, but everyone is welcome.

Kielsevest 25, Antwerp

Each time open from Wednesday to Sunday, from 12 to 22 hours (Friday and Saturday until midnight) and with yoga sessions on Saturday and Sunday morning.

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FLEMISH-BRABANT

Les Cousins – Haacht

It is the first time this summer bar will be organised – even the first time. even a summer bar will have – but all the ingredients are already present to grow into a success. Just for the DIY YOLO-market would we want to have a look going to take, though it sounds a picnic and bike ride very nice.

From 4 to 6 August

Castle of Roost, Roostweg

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Picket – Diest

A young boy in the neighbourhood of Diest? Then you might know Picket already, a temporary place to rehearse, skating, petanquen and enjoy exhibitions and performances. What you get to do what think of the youth house that you occasionally frequenteerde, but the better version of it.

Leuvensestraat, Diest

During several days in July

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Costa Comma

Two young guests with a sense for entrepreneurship is taught Tens last year, the zomerbarconcept know and that was so appreciated that they are there this summer just to take it further. Just a nice place to sit, but also to watch a dvd, attend a potluck barbecue or all the other guests natspuiten in a big water fight. We find that amusing!

Grote Markt, Tienen

Until 23 July, from Wednesday to Sunday (closed from 14 t.e.m. July 16)

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LIMBURG

On the rocks – Diepenbeek

The Vijverkaffee in the heart of Diepenbeek changes with the rising temperatures in a cosy summer bar where you feel at home. There are several corners where you have your cozy cocoon to read a book or a romantic evening can keep, but also large groups are welcome. Children have their own playground, and every Friday night, play a local band to your night in.

Kapelstraat 70, Diepenbeek

To september 1 each weekday from 16 hours.

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Evolution Café – Hasselt

The retail outlet Evolution takes during the summer months an additional activity with a breakfast and lunchbar. All the served food and drink is prepared fresh daily and has a small ecological footprint. And that the interior and the tableware, also all are good enough to eat, speaks for itself.

Maagdendries 4, Hasselt

Until 3 september, from Wednesday to Saturday.

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BRUSSELS

La Guinguette du parc de Forest – Frost

A summer bar on his unadulterated Brussels: full of life, an individual full freedom-faire atmosphere, mulitcultureel and rich in discoveries. The volleyball net, and sandy invite you to be a fighting game, but also dancers can go there, because the music is there by default in detail.

Avenue des Villas 80, Frost

To 3 september open from Tuesday to Sunday, in very bad weather keeps the bar closed.

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Bar Eliza – Koekelberg

As soon as the sun shines, flows the Elizabethpark in Koekelberg filled with playing children and their parents, sporty young people or just people of the sun want to enjoy. For thirst and hunger is there then Bar Eliza, a perfect place to go with children because there are very many fun activities organised.

In the Elizabethpark

Tuesday and Sunday from 11 to 20 hours, from Wednesday to Saturday from 11 to 22 hours.

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